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Live Scan Fingerprinting

The Tulare County Superintendent of Schools provides fingerprinting services for districts within Tulare County.

The Department of Justice requires each applicant be re-fingerprinted with every new application for employment. For your privacy protection, personal background information cannot be shared between agencies.

School-related fingerprinting services are available by appointment only at
Tulare County Office of Education
6200 S. Mooney Blvd., Visalia
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Monday through Friday (excluding holidays)
(559) 302-3650
Please check in with the receptionist upon arrival. Appointments are scheduled every 15 minutes, so it is important that you arrive on time for your appointment. Late arrivals may have to be re-scheduled.

Our Live Scan fingerprinting services are available ONLY for school-related employment and volunteer positions. All other fingerprint requests should be directed to:
  • Tulare County Sheriff's Department - (559) 636-4724
  • Visalia Police Department - (559) 713-4231

What to bring to your appointment
  • Request for Live Scan Services form
    - provided by employer or Human Resources
  • Valid Photo Identification
    - Driver's License or DMV-issued I.D.
  • Payment
Fingerprint Fee
  • Classified - $64
  • Certificated - $47
  • Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC) - $64
  • Dual Prints: Employment and Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC) - $96 (two appointments required)
Method of Payment
  • EXACT cash (change is not provided)
  • Money order payable to County Schools Service Fund or CSSF
  • Cashier's check payable to County Schools Service Fund or CSSF
  • Major credit card or debit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover)
  • No personal checks accepted.

Questions?
  • Classified Employment and Volunteers
    • contact Human Resources
      (559) 302-3650

  • Certificated Employment and Teacher Credentialing
    • contact Credentials Department
      (559) 730-2542



Tulare County Office of Education
Human Resources Division
All mail to: P.O. Box 5091, Visalia, CA 93278-5091
Physical address: 6200 S. Mooney Blvd., Visalia, CA 93277

John Rodriguez, Director
(559) 733-6306 • fax: (559) 627-4670



Jim Vidak, County Superintendent of Schools
Tulare County Office of Education
All mail to: P.O. Box 5091, Visalia, CA 93278-5091
Physical address: 6200 S. Mooney Blvd., Visalia, CA 93277
phone: (559) 733-6300 • fax: (559) 627-5219

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